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Welcome to the Office of Communications

The Office of Communications promotes public awareness of the research, faculty, students and events within the College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences. The team manages the College's outbound communications and online presence. We also assist CLASS constituencies on targeted communications projects that advance the College's priorities and initiatives.

Communications Contacts:

Toni Mooney Smith

Toni Mooney Smith, MSC
Executive Director of Communications

Submitting News Items

Please contact Toni Mooney Smith, executive director of communications for the College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences (CLASS), at 713-743-9303 or to submit news items for consideration.

Share Your News

We encourage advance notice regarding upcoming CLASS news items. Examples of news items include noteworthy achievements by faculty and students, new research grants, upcoming or recent journal publications, UH scientific symposiums/conferences, scientific breakthroughs, and interesting collaborations. 

News Placement

In collaboration with the Office of University Media Relations, CLASS will work to place news internally and externally. CLASS and UH Media Relations will strategize appropriate formats, targets and news vehicles to provide the best plan for each individual news item.

CLASS Media & News Contact

Toni Mooney Smith, MSC
College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

University of Houston Media Relations Contacts

Laurie Fickman
Office of University Media Relations

Sara Tubbs
Office of University Media Relations


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